An average American household spends more money on soft drinks a year than on water.
More people die from prescription painkiller overdoses than from heroin and cocaine overdoses combined.
Shaolin Monks condition their testicles to withstand heavy beatings—the technique is called the “Iron Egg Skill.”
A patient in a California ER in 1994 had “toxic blood”, which caused two dozens of hospital staff to faint, one of which experienced hepatitis as a result of being exposed to the patient’s blood.
There is a scientific scale to categorize the seven different types of bowel movements one can have. It’s called the Bristol Stool Scale.
There was a man who claimed he was 256, the Chinese government claimed he was 197 years old, it was also said that he was seven feet tall.
French mathematician Joseph Fourier believed wrapping his body in a blanket was beneficial to his health. He died after tripping on it and falling down the stairs.
To prevent inmates from masturbating, doctors at New York’s Elmira Reformatory chloroformed masturbators and implanted metal rings through their foreskins.
Only 5–10% of people who receive CPR, survive it.